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What is Perfection?

February 19, 2012
By Karma_K SILVER, Liberty, South Carolina
Karma_K SILVER, Liberty, South Carolina
6 articles 2 photos 2 comments

Favorite Quote:
For once you have tasted flight you will walk the earth with your eyes turned skywards, for there you have been and there you will long to return.
Leonardo da Vinci


Perfection is to be kind to never have an off day.

Perfection is to know all the right things to say.

Perfection is to never fall or trip.

Perfection is to never cry or slip.

Perfection is to be clean and never make a mess.

Perfection is to dress how the world wishes me to dress.

Perfection is to be skinny till your bones are poking out.

Perfection would never allow you to be curvy or be stout.

Perfection is to never wrinkle to never have a scar.

Perfection is being who people want you to be and not being who you are.

Perfection will get you friends and wealth.

Perfection could even be good for your health.

Perfection is a myth of society.

Perfection will never be me.

The author's comments:
If I could wish one thing people would take away from this it would be that perfection is an unrealistic dream that if you’re smart you won't waste your time on.

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